CAMP CALIFORNIA TEAM

Each summer Camp California brings together a wonderful team of counselors and staff to give your child the best possible summer camp experience. The majority of our cabin counselors are Native English Speaking from the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Many of our counselors and staff are also fluent in: Croatian, Czech, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Russian and Spanish. Our counselors are also highly skilled and experienced in the many activities we offer at Camp California as well as previous experience in youth development and supervision.

Pat Mooney

Pat Mooney

Canada
Gemma Burns

Gemma Burns

Australia
Joe Dawes

Joe Dawes

Australia

Counselors

Pat Mooney

Pat Mooney

Patrick Mooney is 23 years old, coming from Kelowna, BC, on the west coast of Canada. He grew up on a mountain in a small ski community, going to school by bike, sled or skiing. Patrick has been skiing since he was two years old, almost longer than he has been walking. He enjoys all water activities, specifically sailing and swimming. Patrick is currently obtaining an undergraduate at the University of British Columbia, he loves history and theatre. Pat is back for his fourth summer at Camp Cal and will be older boys Unit Leader and, as always, down at the waterfront making sure you all have a safe and fun time on the Adriatic.  


Gemma Burns

Gemma Burns

Gemma is excited for her first summer at Camp California, coming all the way from Melbourne, Australia. She is a 22 year old who spends most of her summers sailing, paddle boarding and occasionally windsurfing. She is also an Accredited Australian Head sailing Coach and enjoys teaching younger children to sail. When not in the water, Gemma is studying a double degree in Business and IT at Monash University or spending time with her dog, Max. She is a loyal, friendly, trustworthy and energetic person, who is looking forward to meeting everyone over  


Joe Dawes

Joe Dawes

Joe resides on the East Coast of Australia and is thrilled to be attending camp for the first time. At 23 years old he has completed his Diploma in Outdoor Recreation and has had over 4 Years’ experience working with children and the great outdoors. When he is not working he enjoys spending his days Rock climbing, Abseiling, playing sports and soaking up the sun on the beautiful beaches of Australia. Joe is most looking forward to spending those hot summer days by the water front passing on his knowledge in Kayaking and Stand up Paddle boarding.